The New Our Right to Love: A Lesbian Resource Book

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Edited by Ginny Vida;Foreword by Rita Mae Brown

The complete lesbian resource guide, Our Right to Love instantly became a classic when ti was first published in 1978. Fully revised and expanded for the '90s, this edition includes over 60 articles and interviews covering the many aspects of lesbian life: relationships, sexuality, health, activism, education and sports, religion and spirituality, the law and legal issues, multiethnic lesbian experience, and lesbian culture. Pieces include:

  • Surviving the Breakup of a Lesbian Relationship
  • Love and Adoption
  • Sexual Problems of Lesbians
  • Getting Pregnant Through Donor Insemination
  • Breast and Cervical Cancer Among Lesbians
  • Chemical Dependency
  • Lesbians in the Media: Myth and Reality
  • The Lesbian Experience in Sports
  • Legal Planning for Lesbian Couples
  • Midlife as a Creative Time for Lesbians
  • Lesbians in the Arts

A group of essays explores the lesbian experience across cultures ( African American, Latina, Asian, Native American) and age groups. Interviews with notable lesbians Martina Navratilova, Melissa Etheridge, Margarethe Cammermeyer and Minnesota State Representative Karen Clark examine the particular experience of highly visible out lesbians. An extensive bibliography, resource lists, and index make this the complete lesbian reference.

Paperback: 320 pages
Publisher: Fireside (May 1996)
ISBN-13: 9780684806822
Product Dimensions: 21.6 x 1.8 x 27.9 cm